Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Ethiopia Premier League defending champions Ethiopian Coffee were shocked 2-1 here today by the visiting Adama Kenema (City).
The victory elevated Adama to second place behind leader Harar Brewery, who has a better goal difference (+2).
Four teams, namely Harar Brewery, Adama City, Mugher Cement and EEPCO, currently share the top position with 5 points each from 3 matches..
Meanwhile in Bishoftu, newly promoted Ethiopian Air Force failed to take home field advantage as they lost 1-0 to Dedebit. Dawit Fekadu scored the lone goal of the match.
Ethiopian Air Force has lost all their matches by an identical score of 1-0.
Dire Dawa Kenema (City) defeated last yearÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s runner-up St. George 1-0 thanks to an 81st minute goal by Remedan Nassir.
It seems like Dire Dawa is rebounding from their season opener defeat (1-2) at the hands of Mugher Cement. Ã‚Â Ã‚Â They have now collected 4 points in their last 2 matches.
Week 3 – December 13, 2011:
Addis Ababa: Ethiopian Coffee vs Adama Kenema 1-2
Dire Dawa: Dire Dawa Kenema vs St. George FC 1-0
Bishoftu: Ethiopian Air Force vs Dedebit FC 0-1